04576428 is referenced by 18 patents and cites 7 patents.

A flexible resilient protective boot for shielding an engaged telephone subscriber plug and jack interconnection against moisture, vermin, insects and the like. The boot is suitable for installation by the subscriber without the use of tools and employing only ordinary skill. In each of the embodiments, the boot comprises a pair of separable members which are spreadable to enclose part of the plug structure, and resilient means engaging said separable members to maintain them in abutted relation.

Title
Protective boot for telephone subscriber jacks
Application Number
6/665661
Publication Number
4576428
Application Date
October 29, 1984
Publication Date
March 18, 1986
Inventor
Peter Hung
Huntington
NY, US
Paul V DeLuca
Plandome Manor
NY, US
Agent
Charles E Temko
Assignee
Porta Systems
NY, US
IPC
H01R 4/00
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